• STAN KENTON This Is An Orchestra

A COLORFUL, FASCINATING AND DRAMATIC JOURNEY THROUGH THE MOMENTOUS FRONTIERS OPENED BY THE KENTON CARAVAN! EACH DECADE IS REPRESENTED BY ARGUABLY ITS MOST INFLUENTIAL KENTON ORCHESTRAS!

“…not just jazz, but eternal music with the great inner authority of a work of art.” - PC Newman

DISC 1
Feb. 22, 1948 - DownBeat Awards -Civic Opera House, Chicago, IL
Feb. 1, 1956 - Soldier's Club, Fort Ord, Monterey, CA

  1. THEME INTRODUCTION
  2. A THEME OF FOUR VALUES
  3. LOVER
  4. YOUNG BLOOD
  5. JUNE CHRISTY AWARD
  6. INTERMISSION RIFF
  7. LONELY WOMAN
  8. CHEROKEE
  9. PETE RUGOLO AWARD
  10. TAKE THE 'A' TRAIN
  11. IMPRESSIONISM
  12. POLKA DOTS AND MOONBEAMS
  13. EDDIE SAFRANSKI AWARD
  14. FEARLESS FINLAY
  15. SAFRANSKI
  16. I'M GLAD THERE IS YOU
  17. SHELLY MANNE AWARD
  18. KINGFISH
  19. ARTISTRY IN PERCUSSION
  20. OUT OF NOWHERE
  21. STAN KENTON AWARD
  22. LIMELIGHT
  23. THE PEANUT VENDOR
  24. THEME & SIGN-OFF

DISC 2
1961-62 Four Mellophonium Band Dates
1971 - Springfield, Ohio; 1973 - Bristol, Somerset, England

  1. GONE WITH THE WIND
  2. WHAT ARE YOU DOING THE REST OF MY LIFE
  3. INTERMISSION RIFF
  4. NO HARMFUL SLIDE EFFECTS
  5. SOPHISTICATED LADY OF SPACE AND TIME
  6. LULLABY OF BIRDLAND
  7. FOR BETTER AND FOR WORSTER
  8. IT'S A BIG WIDE WONDERFUL WORLD
  9. STREET OF DREAMS
  10. GIVE ME A SONG WITH A BEAUTIFUL MELODY
  11. MALAGA
  12. PROLOGUE –
  13. WEST SIDE STORY
  14. ARTISTRY IN RHYTHM
  15. MARIA
  16. MALAGUENA

STAN KENTON This Is An Orchestra

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